Manchester City had been romping through their Premier League fixtures up until Spurs slightly ruined the party with a 2-0 win at White Hart Lane.
The City fans in the Transfer Tavern haven’t given up hope on the title though – they’re an optimistic bunch!
And following the defeat at Spurs, news quickly began to circulate that City’s main rivals Manchester United are being linked with a move for young Benfica left-back Alex Grimaldo.
The 21-year-old Spaniard has quite a following in his native homeland and a lot has been predicted for the youngster, who has twice for the Spanish U21 team.
But we think he’d be a cracking signing for City, especially with the poor form that Aleksander Kolarov has been showing in recent weeks.
City need quality if they are to win titles and Grimaldo should turn out to be a real gem.
So with that in mind, here’s THREE reasons why Manchester City must beat Man United to the signing of Alex Grimaldo…
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